| Heritage Spots & Historical Places in Karnataka
HERITAGE HISTORICAL PLACES IN KARNATAKA
The 8th largest state of India - Karnataka boasts of an amazing boulder-laden landscape, archaic monuments, verdant greenery and exciting wilderness. The ancient monuments in Karnataka rank prime among the manifold tourist attractions of the state. The Historical Monuments in Karnataka are among the most beautiful and evocative monuments in the world. Out of the 3,600 centrally protected monuments in India, 609 lie within the state of Karnataka. These historical palaces and forts stand as evocative embodiments of the glory and splendor of the days of yore. Historical Monuments in Karnataka have not only withstood the ravages of time and onslaught of attacking enemies, they have, over the centuries, added many features of the cultures that took shelter in the region.